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2016

  • August
    • CSU Food Systems Team Update
    • Colorado Building Farmers Award
    • Colorado Food Systems Digital Hub
    • Grants: Small Business Innovation Research Program
    • Conference: 2016 American Public Health Association
    • Event: 2016 Durango Tour de Farms
    • Event: 5th Annual Pedal the Plains
    • Workshop: Pollinator Conservation Short Course
    • Workshop: Colorado Beekeeper Mentorship Program
    • Workshop: Urban Farm Workshop Series
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • July
    • Colorado MarketMaker: Register Now
    • Update: Colorado Food Policy Network
    • Webinar: Understand Your Farm’s Profitability Using a Market Channel Assessment
    • Workshop: On-Farm Mock GAPs Audit in Pueblo
    • Workshop: Messaging for Behavior Change
    • Grants: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Grant Opportunities
    • Grants: Introduction to Community Food Projects Grant Program
    • Research: 2016 Colorado CSA Survey Released
    • News: USDA Offers New Toolkit to Assess Economic Impact of Local Foods
    • News: How Well is the Farm Credit System Serving Young, Beginning, and Small Farmers?
    • News: “Food Hubs” Emerge as a Viable Solution to Meet Consumer Demand for Local Food
    • News: Get Involved with Your Local Summer Food Service Program
    • News: Food Safety from Farm to Table
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • June
    • Colorado MarketMaker: Register Now
    • Colorado Food Systems Advisory Council Update
    • Grants: Value Added Producer Grant
    • Grants: Farm Storage Loans Expanded to Help Farmers Reach Local Food Markets
    • Grants: New Funding Available for Food Safety Training Projects
    • Grants: Summer Agricultural and Food Initiative Grant Opportunities
    • Grants: Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (WSARE)
    • Grants: Healthy Eating Research
    • News: Farm To School Participant Map
    • News: Save the Food Campaign
    • News: Bridges to Opportunity
    • USDA Local Food Marketing Survey
    • Toolkit on Urban Agriculture
    • Training: Cottage Food Producers
    • Workshops: Backyard Food Production – Eat What you Grow!
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • May
    • Colorado MarketMaker: Register Now
    • Grants: USDA Grant Opportunities
    • Grants: Value Added Producer
    • Grants: Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (WSARE)
    • Grants: Healthy Eating Research
    • News: Farmers Markets Opening in May!
    • News: National Incubator Farm Initiative
    • News: Harvesting Healthier Options
    • Conference: Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS)
    • Webinar: Ag In Uncertain Times
    • Mapping The Movement-Your Input Requested
    • National Nutrition Roadmap
    • Workshops: Backyard Food Production – Eat What you Grow!
    • Save the Date: CSU Extension Food Systems Retreat
    • Save the Date: LoCo Foods Tradeshow
    • In Case You Missed it: Webinar on Evaluating the Economic Benefits of Local Food Systems
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • April
    • Regional Update: Farm to Preschool in Southwest Colorado
    • Colorado MarketMaker: Business Profile
    • Grants: USDA Grant Opportunities
    • Grants: Colorado Department of Agriculture Specialty Crop Block Grant
    • Grants: Healthy Eating Research
    • News: National Incubator Farm Initiative
    • News: Harvesting Healthier Options
    • News: MyPlate for Older Adults
    • Webinar: Mobilizing for Policy Action
    • Annual Colorado Farmers Market Association Meeting
    • Workshop: Breakfast with the Pros
    • Rescheduled Workshop: SNAP/EBT Training For Farmers Markets
    • Workshop: Bookkeeping Basics for Farm and Food Businesses
    • Workshops: Backyard Food Production – Eat what you Grow!
    • Workshops: Tree Grafting
    • AgriSummit: Local Food + Agritourism in the Heart of the Rockies!
    • Save the Date: LoCo Foods Tradeshow
    • National Farm to School Conference
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • March
    • Colorado MarketMaker: Farm Profile- Star Acre Farms
    • Grants: Colorado Department of Agriculture Specialty Crop Block Grant
    • News: USDA Announces Funding for Agriculture Projects and Programs in the Classroom
    • News: National Incubator Farm Initiative
    • News: Harvesting Healthier Options
    • Workshop: Accelerating Affordability with Nutrition Incentives
    • Conference: 2016 Front Range Beginning Farmers
    • Workshop: Connecting Crops to Cuisine
    • Workshop: SNAP/EBT Training For Farmers Markets
    • Workshops: Food Safety Training for Colorado Cottage Food Producers
    • Workshops: Farmers Markets, Local Food Promotion and USDA Grant Writing
    • Workshops: Hands-on Apple Tree Grafting
    • Workshop: Breakfast with the Pros
    • Training: Current Good Manufacturing Practices: Operator & Regulator Course
    • Webinar: Value-Added Producer Grant Program
    • Meeting: Colorado Farmers Market Association Annual Meeting
    • Meeting: LiveWell’s Day at the Capitol
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • February
    • Colorado MarketMaker Market Research Mapping Tool
    • Meet Your New Food Systems Leadership Team Member: Becca Jablonski
    • News: USDA Announces Funding for Agriculture Projects and Programs in the Classroom
    • News: New Service for Food Businesses
    • News: Harvesting Healthier Options
    • Current Good Manufacturing Practices: Operator & Regulator Training Course
    • Meeting: Food-1-1 Addressing Food Waste
    • Save the Date: Day at the Capital
    • Conference: Colorado Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association
    • Conference: Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture
    • Conference: High Plains Organic Farming
    • Conference: New Mexico Organic Farming
    • Workshops: Farm to School
    • Workshop: A Year in the Life of a Beekeeper
    • Workshops: Grant Writing
    • Workshop: Apple Grafting
    • Community Supported Ag Resources
    • Resources and Additional Information
  • January
    • Colorado MarketMaker
    • Greeley Farmers Market Pantry: Sell your Local Products
    • Meet Your Food Systems Leadership Team: Ragan
    • Adams
    • Conference: Cottage Food Stakeholder Meeting
    • Workshop: Restoration Agriculture with Mark Shepard
    • Western Colorado Food and Farm Forum
    • Workshops: Farm to School
    • Meeting: Food-1-1 Coalition for Rescuing Food from Waste
    • Colorado Produce Day
    • Grain School
    • Conference: Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture
    • Conference: New Mexico Organic Farming
    • Webinars: Preserve @ Home
    • Webinars: Food Policy
    • Food Systems Survey
    • Resources and Additional Information

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